The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for May 1, 2014
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, May 1, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- See All the 2014 Bowman Baseball Chrome Prospect Autographs - Curious about the 2014 Bowman Baseball Chrome Prospect Autographs? Find out who the players are, the teams they play for, when they were drafted and more.
- 2014 Topps High Tek Baseball Cards - The wild ’90s are back. 2014 Topps High Tek Baseball sees the revamped return of one of the most unique sets ever made. The product has lots of designs and variations, acetate stock and on-card autographs.
- 2014 Bowman Draft Baseball Cards - 2014 Bowman Draft Baseball focuses on the latest batch of players to get picked by MLB squads. Every hobby box promises one autograph.
- 2014 Topps Throwback Team Logo Collection Baseball Wall Art - 2014 Topps Throwback Team Logo Collection Baseball Wall Art uses the 1959 Topps Baseball design to showcase retro logos on limited edition prints.
- Comprehensive Guide to the Bowman AFLAC Autographs Line - Bowman AFLAC Autographs are a hobby favorite for prospect collectors. Take a look at how the cards have evolved over the years with this helpful guide. Includes full checklists, images, most watched list, and more.
- Law of Cards: Upper Deck Wins MASKS Trademark Battle - Facing opposition from Upper Deck, Panini has dropped their trademark application for Masks. Attorney Paul Lesko has the details and what it means for the hobby.
- Gary Payton Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - “The Glove” may have been tough on the court, but his cards and autographs are not tough on the wallet. View the full Gary Payton rookie card checklist, along with an autograph guide, shopping guide, and much more.
- Tony Perez Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - Collectors still love the Big Red Machine that Tony Perez was a key part of. Get details on the Tony Perez rookie card, other important cards, autographed memorabilia and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Silverdome Items to Be Auctioned Off, Detroit Metro Times
- First Pics of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Prizm Autos, The Knight's Lance
- Panini America Bringing Strome, Monahan to the 2014 Toronto Spring Expo, The Knight's Lance
- Upper Deck Throwback Thursday Create the Caption Promotion: Mike Richards, Upper Deck Blog
- Tips for Identifying Authentic Vintage News Photos, Sports Collectors Daily